Tag Archives: Defense Department

Cruz Associates Awarded $140M SOCOM Specialized Technical Services IDIQ

Cruz Associates has won a potential 10-year, $140 million contract to provide aviation-related technical support services to the U.S. Special Operations Command‘s technology applications contracting office. The Defense Department said Thursday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers specialized support for the U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command, Systems Integration and Management Office and the Aviation Maintenance …

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Army Adds 11 Companies to $10B Foreign Language Services Contract

Eleven firms have secured spots under a potential $9.9 billion U.S. Army contract that covers foreign language services to the Defense Language Interpretation Translation Enterprise program. Contract work will occur through March 26, 2027, and the Army will determine work locations and funds with each task order, the Defense Department said Thursday . Twenty bids …

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Parsons Awarded $385M Contract for MDA Missile Engineering Advisory, Assistance Services

Parsons‘ government services business has won a potential five-year, $385 million contract to provide systems engineering advisory and assistance services for the Missile Defense Agency‘s ballistic missile defense program. The Defense Department said Thursday the contractor will assemble a group of systems engineering professionals to support MDA under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. MDA obligated $7.8 …

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Army Taps L3 Business Unit for Mortar Fuze Supply to Saudi Arabia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 23, 2017 — L3 Technologies‘ (NYSE: LLL) fuzing and ordnance systems business will provide multi-option and point detonating/delay fuzes for Saudi Arabia under a $37.3 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will deliver 38,284 M734A1 and 165,426 M783 …

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Engineering Research and Consulting Wins $99M IDIQ to Support Air Force’s Seek Eagle Office

Engineering Research and Consulting has won a $99 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide analysis, modeling and tools support services to a USAF office responsible for the aircraft-stores certification process. The Defense Department said Wednesday ERC will conduct analysis, engineering, modeling, simulation and product development, administrative and project management efforts for the military branch’s …

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Erich Sanchack, SVP & GM of Federal Sales at CenturyLink, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 22, 2017 — Erich Sanchack, senior vice president and general manager of CenturyLink‘s federal business, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in federal telecommunications and virtualization. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected …

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Inmarsat’s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: Govt-Commercial Satcom Partnership to Drive Space Resiliency

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 22, 2017 — Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president for government strategy and policy at Inmarsat, has said partnerships between the government and commercial satellite communications industry will work to support the Defense Department‘s space resiliency efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Cowen-Hirsch wrote in a piece published on MilsatMagazine that …

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Revision Military Lands $98M Army Contract for Combat Helmets

Revision Military has received a potential five-year, $98.1 million contract to supply combat helmets to the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will manufacture the helmets at its facility in Newport, Vermont, through March 6, 2022 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The Army Contracting Command received five offers for the …

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Report: Lockheed Aims to Save $5B on F-35 Program Amid Lot 11 Contract Negotiations

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has initiated talks with suppliers to generate $5 billion in cost savings on the F-35 program as the company negotiates a contract to produce the 11th batch of fighter jets, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Julie Johnsson and Anthony Capaccio write Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson, also an inductee into …

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Peter Smith, President & CEO of American Systems, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 21, 2017 — Peter Smith, president and CEO of American Systems, has been selected for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in the test and evaluation market. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s …

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